Co 1181 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine I from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC IV, Thessalonica 187, p. 524
Preservation comment
Wear: F. One large marginal chip; minor scratching.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 38, no. 374, pl. II (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
12
Has denomination
AE3
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
16.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.26
Obverse Description
Bust of Roma facing left wearing crested helmet and Imperial cloak
Obverse Inscription
VRBS - ROMA
Reverse Description
She-wolf and twins; above, ✶ ✶
Reverse Inscription
In exergue, [S]MTSⲈ
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Mythological Animal (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1181 (Late Roman bronze coin of Constantine I from Thessalonica).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1181>